January 2016

Publisher: 
Central Government
Topics: 
Work Programme
Year of Publication: 
2016
Type: 
Guidance

Since April 2014, unemployed people leaving the Work Programme (the Government’s main welfare-to-work scheme) are required to participate in Help to Work. Jobseeker’s Allowance (JSA) claimants who have not secured lasting employment after two years on the Work Programme will be referred to one of three options: • Daily work search reviews – claimants attend the jobcentre daily; • Community Work Placements – claimants undertake work placements of benefit to the local community; • Mandatory Intervention Regime – claimants receive more intensive support from

Publisher: 
Policy & research organisations
Topics: 
Learning disabilities, Work Choice
Year of Publication: 
2014
Type: 
Report

This report is part of a wider project called Fit for Purpose, supported by 25 organisations and looking at the future of employment support for disabled people and those with health conditions

Publisher: 
Central Government
Topics: 
Learning disabilities, Mental health, Education & training
Type: 
Guidance

The Department for Education has issued updated guidance on the planning and delivery of study programmes for 16-19 year olds. This advice applies to the academic years 2015 to 2016 and 2016 to 2017. It is for:

  • senior leadership teams
  • curriculum planners
  • teachers
  • trainers
  • co-ordinators

It applies to all providers of 16 to 19 education, including:

  • further education (FE) colleges
  • sixth-form colleges
  • school sixth forms
  • work-based learning providers
  • training providers